Education

New RCSD Budget Process This Year

At the end of the month, Rochester City School District officials are releasing a budget proposal. That happens every March, but the process is far from "business-as-usual" this time around.

Celebrating Pi Day

The irrational number "Pi" is celebrated every March 14th (3/14) as a day to focus on math education here in Rochester and around the world.

RCSD Releases Human Capital Report

Rochester City School Superintendent Jean-Claude Brizard released a report from an education consultant that is critical of district practices and teacher performance appraisal.

1370 Connection: Education Policy Series

Airing throughout March and April

 

 

1370 Connection's Bob Smith takes a look at the issue in a series of special interviews.

Noteworthy Moments in Women's History 2011

Airing throughout March on WXXI Radio

Kitty Van Bortel presents a series of vignettes that highlight a few of the many remarkable women in American History.

Urbanski Says RTA Working on its Own Reform Plans

WXXI's Bob Smith interviewed Rochester Teachers Association President Adam Urbanski on reform and his union's plans for city schools.

The Cat and the Hat Knows A Lot About That! Marathon on WXXI-TV

Wed, 03/02/2011 - 8:00am

Celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday with the Cat in the Hat and all his friends!

MCC President Anne Kress on WXXI-TV

WXXI News Director Julie Philipp interviews Monroe Community College President Anne Kress on Need to Know Rochester.

Teachers' Union to Launch TV Ad Campaign

A major New York State union is going on the air with television ads to try to convince state lawmakers to continue a tax on the wealthy instead of adopting Governor Cuomo's billion and half dollars in school aid cuts.

MCC President Anne Kress on 1370 Connection

Monroe Community College President Anne Kress talked with WXXI's Bob Smith about the challenges, and the opportunities, in the years ahead for public higher education.